Brewed by Desnoes and Geddes (Diageo PLC)
Style: Foreign Stout
Kingston, Jamaica


on tap

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RATINGS: 721   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.1   EST. CALORIES: 225   ABV: 7.5%
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Ingredients: Black malt; corn syrup; caramel malt; and hop extract. Priming sugar used when bottling.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Jeppe (2631) - Brooklyn, USA - FEB 15, 2004
Thick black stout with a nice dark tan head. Malt and liquorice aroma. Flavor is sweet at first with a dry bitter hoppy finish. Roasted malt and chocolate notes. Very carbonated. Mild and nice but maybe a little too thin.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Crockett (1017) - Southampton,Ontario, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 9, 2004
Boozey aroma, dark brown/red. Licorice and booze. Chocolate malty with molases. Floral notes. Warming with a nice mouth feel. Never had a tropical stout before. I thought it was tastey overall.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Tessic (913) - Brantford, Ontario, CANADA - FEB 7, 2004
This one poured black with a nice soapy/creamy tan head. Alcohol, wine and molasses with a little chocolate and coffee. First taste was smooth with a little wine/alcohol taste. The finish was of roasted molasses. Almost a warming alcohol flavour. Leeds me to wonder if its not higher than 7%? The palate was smooth with lingering coffee flavours.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
skaughty (650) - Marietta, Georgia, USA - FEB 4, 2004
UPDATED: APR 26, 2004 Appearance: Pours nearly black Aroma: Licorice Flavor/Taste: First sip is a stunner - palate quickly adjusts.Thick, sweet and warm. Palate/Mouthfeel: Oily Impressions: This is a sweet one - must have dropped many lumps of that cane sugar into the mix.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
SpringsLicker (3178) - Tennessee, USA - JAN 3, 2004
One of the better Caribbean Style Stouts. Powerful and thick, but a little too sweet to be refreshing. Still one of the better ones to be found in the Tropics if you like the style.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
Boutip (4920) - Gatineau, Quebec, CANADA - DEC 22, 2003
300ml Bottle - Jet black brew with a nice dark head with good retention. Nose of alcohol and roastiness is very pleasant. Coffee and chocolate aftertaste. Good body and high alcohol taste give it a good edge. One of the best foreign stout I've tasted.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Lubiere (10560) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - DEC 19, 2003
Nice vinous alcool nose. Deep deep black and viscous. Chocolates and raisins assault the mouth, with warm alcool. Without the colour reference, some people claimed this tasted like a belgian brown....believe it.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
nigos (631) - Ipswich, Suffolk, ENGLAND - NOV 21, 2003
Jet black hue with a fast disappating light brown head. Coffee and chocolate aromas. Fantastic coffee and chocolate taste with raisiny tones. A good stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
jgb9348 (4893) - Arlington (Pentagon City), Virginia, USA - NOV 2, 2003
Pitch black colour, completely opaque with a thin dense brown head. Aroma of roasted malt, caramel and a slight fruityness. Medium-bodied; Sweet flavour followed by a chocolatey taste. Aftertaste shows very bitter flavours such as roasted malt & plums. Overall, a good beer, nice example of a foreign stout! I bought this 284 mL bottle at Beers of the World in Rochester, New York and sampled it on 02-November-2003.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
crazyvin (2009) - New York, USA - OCT 25, 2003
seemed sweet at first with notes of choclate and licorice. these attributes where noticable in both taste and aroma. It finshed sweet with an alcohol taste. Had a typical stout apperance. It was heavy on the stomach.

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